Derek Vigstol

Electrical Safety Consultant

Derek Vigstol joined e-Hazard in June2021 as an electrical safety expert responsible for training, course development and consulting.Since 2015 he had been with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) as Senior Electrical Specialist, Electrical Technical Lead, and Senior Electrical Content Specialist.  He was responsible for the subject matter expertise in the development of the entire suite of training on the 2020 National Electrical Code and was the technical reviewer for the 2017 NEC and 2018 NFPA 70E training products from NFPA.  Previously, he was an instructor at Minneapolis Electrical JATC and owned a home inspection business.  A resident of the Boston area, he authors a regular column in IAEI Magazine and the NFPA Journal, and is a regular contributor to other periodicals including EC&M, Electrical Contractor, and IEC Insights.